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18:24
18:24

Kitgum Gets Military to Deploy Against Karamojong 4

The deployment of the soldiers in response to numerous calls by local leaders and the community and a pledge by the Chief of Defence Forces, Wilson Mbadi to find a lasting solution to the problems caused by the Karamojong cattle rustlers.
17:22
17:22

Three Lionesses Electrocuted in Queen Elizabeth National Park 2 1

According to Hangi, the Lionesses were found dead on a private electric fence belonging to Irungu Forest Safari Lodge in Kigabu Village Katunguru, meters away from the National Park.
16:24
16:24

Five injured, 10 Houses Burnt Over Land Dispute Arua CPS. 3 4

on Monday some residents of Oyufi cell in Oluku attacked Ewa village in Ocoko torching the houses, looting animals, and destroying crop gardens. The attackers who carried machetes, bows, arrows, and clubs among others also injured five people.
15:54
15:54

Four Machete Suspects Arrested in Kawempe Joseph Ssebambulide 3 1

Salium Sseggumba, the Kitambuza zone defence secretary in the neighbourhood, where the suspects were found hiding, says that the thugs knew their victim well and were fully aware that her husband was away from home on a trip.
14:43
14:43

War Claimants in Agago District Complain of Inadequate Compensation 5

In Kitgum and Agago districts, the claimants started getting the money on their accounts last week. However, many have expressed concerns about the criteria that were used to arrive at such figures per beneficiary.
14:37
14:37

Kabarole Authorities Query the Activities of Gold Exploration Firm 4 1

Marvin Mugara, the Kasenda Sub-county chief, says that he attempted to visit the gold exploration site to ascertain what was going but he was turned away and warned never to return without an appointment or question the activities.
13:51
13:51

PDM Program Fails to Take Off in Kyotera Two Months After Launch 1 6

Antonio Kalyango, the Lwankoni Sub-county Councilor, says that the district is left with only two months for the first phase of the program to expire.
13:38
13:38

Shock in Manafwa as OC Dies in Office

Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson, says that Alcho was found dead in his office Tuesday morning.
12:54
12:54

Lightning Strike Kills Three Cows, Injures Several Others in Kitgum 2

Opiyo says that the thunderbolt also reportedly injured at least 10 cows leaving them fatigued with burns in the neighbouring Ocettoke and Lamugu villages in Ocettoke parish.
12:36
12:36

Thugs Shoot Deputy Headteacher Dead 1

Richard Okello Lawang, the LC I Chairperson of Pabit village told URN on Tuesday that the gunmen shot Odong around 8:00 pm on Monday near Pakwelo Primary School on his way home after attending a function in Gulu City.
12:09
12:09

Allied Health Workers Cry Out for Better Salaries 4

The health workers under their umbrella association Allied Health Professional Association want their salaries to be increased so that certificate holders earn 1.3 million monthly up from the current 300,000 shillings, while those with diplomas should earn 3 million shillings. They want degree holders to earn 4.8 million shillings
11:44
11:44

Cultural Leaders Asked to Mobilise Locals For Vaccination 2

Komakec reveals that due to the low turnup of people for vaccination, only 13,000 out of the 52,560 doses of the Moderna vaccine were used and 39,560 doses expired.
11:19
11:19

Gatsby Industrial Park Tenants in Mbarara Want Lease of Land Blocked Mbarara High Court 1

The tenants are seeking an interim order restraining UIA from subleasing the industrial park Land to Mbarara Gatsby Club, a consortium of small-scale entrepreneurs in Mbarara City.
11:15
11:15

Kitgum Exhibitors Ask For More Days To Sell 2 1

Organized by Kitgum Business Leaders’ Forum, the trader show started on April 15, 2022, at Kitgum Public Primary School under the theme; “Restoration of Hope to Farmers Through Smart Agribusiness" and was expected to end on Monday.
10:37
10:37

Alebtong Borrow Money to Vaccinate Cattle Alebtong District 5

To mitigate the problem, the district borrowed Shillings 2m from the district staff SACCO and used it to procure 1,050 doses of vaccines, syringes, record books and fuel the motorcycles for veterinary officers going to the field to vaccinate the animals. The district will pay back the loan at 10% interest within a month.
10:18
10:18

Mak Tuition Payment System Fails as Exams Commence 1 3

Prof Umar Kakumba, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Academic Affairs explains that only a few students who changed programs from evening to day and those who changed subjects whose data has not been placed in the system lack permits.
09:45
09:45

Rev. Okunya Declines to Account for Church Project Funds kumi district 1 3

Kumi Diocese has been under controversy over the last two years following the retirement of Bishop Thomas Edison Irigei. Although the House of Bishops had elected Rev Okunya as his replacement, the appointment was revoked after a group of Christians lodged a petition challenging his age and marital status.
09:02
09:02

Former EC Boss Kiggundu Backs Oulanyah`s Son for Omoro County Seat 2 1

Kiggundu declared and pledged full support for Ojok much as he is not a voter in Omoro County, saying that if he had his previous powers as Chairperson of the Electoral Commission...
07:05
07:05

NWSC Secures Land in Gulu City for Constructing Water Reservoir 3 1 Top story

Francis Owot, the NWSC Director of Finance, says that the land offer follows more than three years of negotiations with Oulanyah's family, adding that the ill health of the former speaker delayed the land acquisition.
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